Dapper included, acknowledged in latest Ted Williams biography

Fallbrook’s Cliff Dapper was not only mentioned in the most recent biography of Ted Williams, but he was also listed among the acknowledgments. Bill Nowlin, who edited “The Kid: Ted Williams in San Diego,” included Dapper among the people to be thanked for their work on the book. Nowlin said that he spoke with Dapper about […]

Supervisors approve revenue agreement with Gregory Canyon

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved a revenue agreement with Gregory Canyon, Ltd., to monitor and enforce the conditions and requirements of its solid waste facility permit. The 5-0 vote March 23 authorizes the director of the county’s Department of Environmental Health to enter into a revenue agreement with Gregory Canyon, Ltd., to […]

Supervisors seek funding for five Fallbrook projects

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved a list of eleven projects for which non-motorized transportation funding grants will be sought, and five of those projects are in Fallbrook. The 5-0 vote March 23 approves the submission of grants for Brandon Road sidewalks, Mission Road sidewalks, Stage Coach Lane sidewalks, pedestrian ramps at Mission […]

U.S. House allots $5 million for 76 in new bill

The US House of Representatives approved a multi-year transportation bill March 10 and included $5 million to help fund the widening of State Route 76. The multi-year Transportation Equity Act of the 21st Century (TEA-21) is scheduled to expire in May 2005, and the new multi-year transportation bill is making its way through the Federal […]

County to issue RFPs for water quality protection programs

The County of San Diego will issue requests for proposals for three separate projects to meet runoff-related water quality requirements. The Board of Supervisors vote March 2 authorizes the request for proposals and three subsequent contracts. The director of the county’s Department of Purchasing and Contracting was also authorized to amend the contracts as needed to […]

Supervisors approve outreach services agreement

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved an agreement with Collaborative Services, Inc., to provide community outreach services for public works improvement projects. The March 2 approval calls for Collaborative Services to provide as-needed outreach services and to develop a strategy and implement an action plan for community outreach to encourage public participation and […]

Supervisors authorize application and acceptance of integrated waste management grants

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted March 2 to authorize the application and subsequent acceptance of fiscal year 2005-06 Enforcement Assistance Grant money from the California Integrated Waste Management Board. The county’s Department of Environmental Health will apply for $37,000 in grants. The grant money, if awarded, will be used to acquire and replace […]

Protomotive Racing ready for 2005 season

The Fallbrook-based Protomotive Racing team will begin its 2005 season in Sebring this month. The team has a new Mazda 6 for the Speed Challenge World touring series and will race that car March 18 at Sebring. In addition to 11 Speed World Challenge races, Protomotive Racing will also have seven Formula D drifting events in […]

Clarizio and Zember make racing debut

Two 1998 Fallbrook High School graduates made their auto racing debut February 5. Cory Clarizio and Jeff Zember drove a Toyota pickup truck in the Mojave Desert Racing Association competition in Lucerne Valley. They finished ninth among nearly 30 entrants in their class. “We were very happy,” Clarizio said of the finish. “Had a blast. It’s a […]

Adams adjusting to college golf

By the time Kenny Adams finished his high school golf career, he was the CIF individual boys champion. Now Adams, who had not played golf before entering Fallbrook High School, faces the task of working his way up in college golf. Adams now plays golf for Cal State San Marcos. “It’s a much bigger step up from […]